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Charles Francis Hall letter
The collection contains a letter from Charles Francis Hall to Henry Grinnell in which he outlines his plans for an expedition to the North Pole. The letter outlines his planned route, as well as his objectives which included geographical and scientific discoveries, and commerce. A newspaper clipping about the planned expedition is also included.
- Hall, Charles Francis, 1821-1871 (Person)
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Conditions Governing Use
Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.
.10 linear ft. (1 letter) ; 25 cm.
Language of Materials
Charles Francis Hall (1821-1871), Arctic explorer. The collection contains a letter from Charles Francis Hall to Henry Grinnell in which he outlines his plans for an expedition to the North Pole. A newspaper clipping regarding the expedition is also included.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lincoln Ellsworth Fund; 2015
Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository
6065 Webster Hall
Hanover NH 03755 USA